Alex Schechter

Alex Schechter's travel writing has appeared in the New York Times, Monocle, Afar, Vogue, Sunset, and a host of other publications. A Rhode Island native, he once witnessed Natalie Merchant disperse a thunderstorm with just her voice at the Newport Jazz Festival. He currently lives in Los Feliz.

By this author:

Parker Mesa Overlook in Topanga State Park
Who said celebrating Pride has to involve a happy hour cocktail or a parade? With its Mediterranean climate, Los Angeles is surrounded by gorgeous wilderness, mountains, ocean—you get the idea. And this year for Pride, you're going to make the most of it.